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Hare Krishna

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noun, Ha·re Krish·na \ˈhär-ē-ˈkrish-nə, ˈher-, ˈha-rē-\

Definition of Hare Krishna

plural Hare Krishna or Hare Krishnas

  1. :  a member of a religious group dedicated to the worship of the Hindu god Krishna



Origin of hare krishna

from Hare Krishna, phrase in a chant, from Hindi hare Kṛṣṇa O Krishna!


First Known Use: 1969


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